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Solenoid driver circuit

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Hi Novice1,

the type of diode used depends largely on the solenoid.

The more current the solenoid pulls the higher the EMF pulse.

For solenoids in the order of a miniature relay a 1N4148 will suffice.

For high power solenoids I recommend using Schottky diodes like SBxx.

HtG

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